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The Checkup: The 5 Best (and Worst) Grab-and-Go Nutrition Bars

• Sorry in advance, Luna Bar lovers: A nutritionist told the folks over at Well + Good all about the top five best and worst nutrition […]

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Treat Your Pooch to the Dog Days of Summer Festival in Chestnut Hill

Our canine companions have shed their winter coats and are so eager to get out; they may just paw down the front door. Take them […]

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WATCH: That Time Air Bud Won The Women’s World Cup

Have you been feeling a little warmer recently? It’s not the temperature. You’re suffering from soccer fever, baby! The Women’s World Cup is in full […]

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WATCH: Bradley Cooper Walks His Dog Through the Italian Market

Last night, Bradley Cooper was up for a Best Actor Tony award for his performance in The Elephant Man. Unfortunately for fans of the Philadelphia […]

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Conshohocken Police Shoot Dog Belonging to Terrence Howard’s Brother

Back in 2011, Conshohocken resident Antonio Howard — also known as the brother of actor Terrence Howard — pleaded guilty to threatening Conshohocken police with his large dog […]

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The Checkup: 11 Science-Backed Health Reasons to Get a Dog This Weekend

• Not only do dogs make for the perfect cuddle buddies and Netflix-marathon partners, they’re also really good for our health: Having a dog around […]

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Meet the Man Who Trained the Four-Legged Star of Annie

“I’ve seen more young actresses who play Annie pee on stage than dogs who pee on stage.” That’s William Berloni‘s answer when I ask him the question […]

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Philly: Stop Tying Your Dog Up Outside Already

I’m one of those women – let’s call them insufferable women – who brings her little dog everywhere. Murph comes to work with me, goes […]

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Cops: Pit Bull Stolen From Outside Philly Drug Store Philadelphia police released surveillance video today of a dognapping. Cops say the theft took place Monday outside the Rite Aid at 2545 Aramingo Avenue […]


Lynne Abraham’s First Campaign Video Stars … Lots of Dogs and Gandhi?

So here’s something peculiar. Lynne Abraham’s first multimedia foray of the 2015 election features her holding a lap dog and going on at some length […]

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Meet Clovis, This Week’s Adoptable Running Dog

Up this week is Clovis who comes courtesy of the Monster Milers’ Adopt a Running Buddy program. (You can learn more about the program and […]

City Life

The Secret Life of the Tiny-Dog Dog Park

At first glance, the Schuylkill River Park’s dog run looks like a commercial for Philadelphia. Fit, smiling couples throw Frisbees to chocolate labs as rescued […]


PHOTOS: The National Dog Show in the Philly Suburbs

Attending a dog show is a weird experience. Dog shows — in the most common usage of the term — are conformation shows, events where […]

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WOOF: Philadelphia Guys Strip Down for “Hunks for Hounds” Calendar

WARNING: this may melt your computer. Philadoptables, the friends of the Philadelphia City Animal Shelter, has released its 2015 “Hunks for Hounds Calendar,” now for sale online. […]

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PHOTOS: Kids and Dogs in Halloween Costumes at East Passyunk’s Fall Fest and Spooky Saturday

East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District (EPABID) hosted its Fall Fest and Spooky Saturday over the weekend, drawing families and pets from across the region […]